News & Notices
The Town of Collingwood would like to remind its residents to help keep hydrants clear of ice and snow. In case of an emergency, every second matters and you can help by keeping the area around hydrants clear and easy to access (about a 1 metre radius around the hydrant).
Regular Council meetings are held on the third and fourth Monday of every month in Council Chambers, Town Hall located at 97 Hurontario Street, Collingwood at 5:00 PM unless otherwise posted.
Community members and families are invited to join the conversation at the public Open House and on Engage Collingwood
Mayor Saunderson proclaims January 2020 as “Crime Stoppers Month” in the Town of Collingwood.
Winter happens in Collingwood and embracing it is a Collingwood art form. Join friends and family at Central from Friday, January 24 to Sunday, January 26 when Collingwood turns into a snowy canvas for creativity, activity and connectivity. Central Park and the Collingwood Trails Network play host to daytime fun and nighttime magic including professional snow carving, children’s games, snowshoe treks, Rock the Rink moonlit skate, and Watchful Eyes flashlight-powered scavenger hunt.
The Town of Collingwood is inviting artists and artist collectives to submit their application for the design and execution of a site-specific, outdoor mural for the east facing wall of the Shipyards Medical Building at 28 Huron Street. A volunteer Public Art Committee of Collingwood residents established the process and concept for the artwork based on the Town’s public art policies and procedures. They are looking for the artwork to create excitement and interest in the community, enhance the space, and reflect a contemporary aesthetic of a vibrant and dynamic Collingwood.
The Town of Collingwood will celebrate International Women’s Day with two special events:
- A public flag raising on Thursday, March 5, 2020
- A Panel Discussion & Networking Social on Sunday, March 8, 2020
As per The Ontario Heritage Act, Section 29; 14, a, iii Notice is hereby made that the Council of the Corporation of Collingwood passed By-law No. 2019-083 during its regular meeting held December 16th, 2019 `The purpose of this by-law was to designate; 400 Maple Street as having Cultural Heritage Value and Interest under Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act.
Please take notice that Bus Transit in Collingwood will be delayed by up to 30 minutes throughout the day on Thursday, January 16 due to weather conditions. Riders should expect 30 minute delays. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
The Town of Collingwood is undergoing a review of its water and wastewater user rates. The purpose is to evaluate and gather the appropriate data to provide an updated rate structure that will support the needs of the community. Water and wastewater are self-funded utilities, meaning that they are non-tax supported operations. While it seems freshwater is plentiful in our municipality, we still must be financially and environmentally responsible water users and not take our freshwater asset (The Georgian Bay) for granted.